A Shropshire-based English teacher to your home or online

Our English Tutors in Shropshire are all fully-qualified teachers, who also offer their skills as high-quality home tutors. All are subject-specialists, professional, reliable, and are up-to-date with Examination Boards and the current demands of a changing curriculum. Lessons are taught at your home or online and are scheduled at your convenience; whether weekdays, evenings or weekends.

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Many parents get frustrated by poor quality, unqualified tutors. That’s why all 18,000+ of our UK tutors are qualified schoolteachers – so you know they are trained to teach children, safe, and experienced at teaching the latest curriculum at a high-quality.

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You don’t need to scroll through pages of irrelevant and often unavailable tutors with our service. Just fill in our simple form or have a quick phone call and, within 24 hours, we will send you a shortlist of available, suitable teachers in your area.

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You can be safe in the knowledge that if you are unhappy with your first lesson (this is rare, but we understand that sometimes the fit isn’t quite right), we will not charge you for the lesson, and we will look to find you another high-quality teacher.

Just a few of our English teachers in Shropshire

Dr Elizabeth G

Qualified and experienced teacher of English, now tutoring full-time. With 30 years' experience teaching in Mainstream and Independent Schools in Scotland and England. Teaches English from Prep and KS3 through to A level. Offers preparation for SATS, School Entrance Exams, Common Entrance, 13+, IGCSE, GCSE English Language, Literature; English Literature to AS and A Level. IB Language and Literature and English Literature.Knowledge of all the major examination boards. Examiner for GCSE, and A Level English Literature (OCR and,AQA). Provides support for re-sits and literacy skills for adults. Can support home schooling.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, Common Entrance, English Language, English Literature, School Entrance Exams, 11+, 13+
Qualifications:
PhD English Literature and Creative Writing, Aberystwyth (2019). MA Keele University. PGCE English, Bath University (1986). BA (Hons) English Literature, Exeter University (1979).

Miss Augusta K

Qualified and experienced Primary Teacher now a full time tutor, with 10 years experience working in Primary schools, most recently as an Assistant Head Teacher. NPQSL. Teaches across the Primary Curriculum, including Key Stages 1 and 2. Offers preparation for SATs and 11+, also assists with home schooling. I specialise in English, maths and history alongside PSHE. I am a published author and am trained in somatic coaching and embodiment and run sessions for schools, children and individuals around coping with emotions.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
Primary, Maths, English, EFL or ESL, School Entrance Exams, 11+, Homeschool, Study Skills, Common Entrance, SATs, 13+
Qualifications:
PGCE Primary Institute of Education, University of London (2010). BA (Hons) Law, University of Sheffield (2006).

Mr Ivan K

Qualified and experienced teacher of Business Studies, Law and Humanities, currently working as a supply teacher and tutor. Offers Business Studies, Law, History, English Language and Literature from Key Stage 3, GCSE, IGCSE through to A level. Has taught in local secondary schools and lectured in Further Education Colleges.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
English, History, Business, Law, English Language, English Literature, 13+, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
BA (Hons) History, Open University. Diploma in Classical Studies. BA (Hons) Humanities with Classical Studies, Open University.

Miss Kate A

Qualified and experienced English Teacher, currently the Assistant Curriculum Leader of English at Sandbach School and an English Literature examiner with AQA. Teaches English Language and Literature from Prep and Key Stage 3 through to GCSE, and English Language to A Level. Supports preparations for School Entrance Exams and very experienced with SEN.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, 13+, English Language, English Literature, 11+, School Entrance Exams
Qualifications:
Masters in Education, University of Manchester (2017). Teach First Leadership Development Programme (2016). PGCE with QTS, Secondary English, University of Manchester (2015). BA (Hons) History, University of Lancaster (2001).

Mr Christopher H

I am a teacher with many years experience of teaching in both the UK and abroad. I recently finished six years at the School of the Nations in Macau, where I worked as Head of English teaching IGCSE English and I.B. Diploma English Language and Literature. I also taught I.B. Diploma Theory of Knowledge and IGCSE Global Perspectives. In previous years at the school I ran the Social Studies department and was the school`s Social Studies Coordinator at the secondary level. In my spare time I also tutored students for both IGCSE English and History. Before living in Macau, I worked for one year at Telford College of Art and Technology teaching GCSE English and Access English and at New College Telford teaching History A Level. Prior to working at Telford College I studied for an MA in Classics & Ancient History at Exeter University. While I was studying, I tutored a student for an A level course in Roman History. Before this I taught grammar and essay writing to English speaking students at a private school.

SUBJECTS TAUGHT:
SEN, English, History, Latin, School Entrance Exams, 13+, Classical Civilisation, English Literature, English Language
Qualifications:
MA in Classics and Ancient History. BA (Hons) History & Visual Arts. PGCE in Further Education

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How are Shropshire schools performing?

We connect you to the best teachers who work across several of the best primary and secondary schools in Shropshire (some detailed below). This means we can reliably provide you with a local and experienced tutor that fits your needs.

Shropshire primary school performance:

The Shropshire area has 160 primary schools (one of the top being Stottesdon CofE Primary School with 20% of pupils achieving at a higher standard).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Stottesdon is an outstanding school. This is because it has sustained the high levels of achievement for all its pupils and is exceptionally well led and managed.”

The Shropshire local authority has an average of 65% of students meeting the expected standards in reading, writing, and maths at primary school age (vs England's average of 65%). And has an average of 10% achieving higher standard (vs England's average of 11%).

 

Shropshire secondary school performance:

The Shropshire area has 58 secondary schools (one of the top being Sir John Talbot's School with 39% of pupils achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs).

From their latest Oftsed report:
“Leaders have created a culture of high expectations and positive behaviour at Sir John Talbot’s School. Pupils are respectful and well behaved.”

The Shropshire local authority has an average of 41% of students achieving grade 5 or above in English and Maths GCSEs (vs England's average of 43%). And has an average of 94% of students either staying in education or entering employment after GCSEs (vs England's average of 94%).

Shropshire Ofsted ratings:

71% of Shropshire schools have received at least a 'Good' Ofsted rating, with 17 schools receiving an 'Outstanding' rating in their last evaluation.

Source: Gov.UK Website